BAE Systems has successfully completed its acquisition of Signal Innovations Group, Inc. (SIG), a provider of imaging technologies and analytics to the U.S. intelligence and defense communities.
“As our customers continue to look for solutions to transform 'big data' into actionable intelligence, the combination of SIG’s technologies with our existing intelligence tools and analysis capabilities will enhance our ability to offer customers tactical and strategic intelligence from around the globe,” said DeEtte Gray, president of BAE Systems, Inc. Intelligence & Security. “Together, we also have the potential to leverage our capabilities and bring this technology to a number of innovative commercial applications in an affordable way.”
The acquired business has been a top supplier for BAE Systems on a number of Intelligence & Security programs as a provider of leading-edge Full Motion Video (FMV), persistent Wide Area Motion Imagery (WAMI), and multi-INT analytics software, hardware and services. The business employs approximately 35 people and is located in Durham, North Carolina.
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BAE has unveiled a military grade solution called IndustrialProtect to protect crucial Industrial systems from cyber attack, the company announced Wednesday. Recently documented cyber incidents, such as Havex and its predecessors, show that attacks on CNI have significant real-world effects
HMS OCEAN has become the first Royal Navy warship to be operationally deployed with new state of the art computing equipment, known as Shared Infrastructure, demonstrating a step-change in ship technology, according to BAE Systems. Developed by engineers at BAE Systems in collaboration with the Ministry of Defences (MOD) Maritime Combat Systems team, Shared Infrastructure is an innovative hardware solution that can host software from multiple technology providers on a single system
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